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A shirabyoshi dancer dressed in kariginu at a kyokusui-no-utage poetry party.

A shirabyoshi dancer dressed in kariginu at a kyokusui-no-utage poetry party.

Susuharai, Annual New Year's Cleaning Shinto Ritual by Miko Shrine Maidens (Kagoshima, Japan)

Susuharai, Annual Cleaning Shinto Ritual by Miko Shrine Maidens (Kagoshima, Japan)

Mamefuji in January 2016. Tiny cranes on top of the matsu! Wonderful kanzashi for a lovely lady.

January kanzashi: pines, cranes and winter chrysanthemums (matsu 松、tsuru 鶴、kiku 菊. Maiko Mamefuji, photo by Gaap on Photohito

Geiko and Maiko having Tea 1930s

This postcard is from the late or early and shows a Geiko (Geisha) on the left and a Maiko (Apprentice Geisha) on the right, drinking tea in a Tea House. I love the Kabuki motif on the Maiko girl& obi (sash).

Japanese dance art |Expression, Wonderful Costuming.

Nihon buyo is a traditional Japanese dance performed wearing kimonos and using items like Japanese fans, ropes and other things.

"Tomoe Gozen" She was a female warrior who was believed to have fought and survived the Genpei War.

巴御前 "Tomoe Gozen" She was a female warrior who was believed to have fought and survived the Genpei War.

Kabuki actor Kikunosuke playing a 'shishi ' (lion) @ Kabuki-za in Tokyo.

Kabuki actor Kikunosuke playing a 'shishi ' (lion) @ Kabuki-za in Tokyo.

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